February School Vacation at Providence Children’s Museum
Providence Children’s Museum is the BEST place for school vacation fun! The Museum is open during vacation, Monday, February 18 – Friday, February 22, from 9AM – 6PM. Families can explore ThinkSpace, a major new exhibit exploring spatial thinking, and enjoy these special programs and performances:
Keith Munslow Monday, February 18 11:30 AM, 1PM & 2PM Popular children’s singer and storyteller Keith Munslow entertains families with a lively participatory performance packed with tinkling piano tunes, tongue-twisting poems and funny fast-paced rhymes. Shows at 11:30 AM, 1PM & 2PM; recommended for ages 3 and up.
Wingmasters Tuesday, February 19 10AM, 11AM, 1PM & 2PM Families learn about majestic birds of prey with licensed raptor rehabilitator Julie Collier. Meet a glorious golden eagle, a tiny owl, a red-tailed hawk, a falcon and other magnificent raptors. Shows at 10AM, 11AM, 1PM & 2PM; recommended for ages 3 and up.
Paper Caper Wednesday, February 20 • Thursday February 21 10AM – 4PM Kids fold and crease paper to create whirligigs, design gliders and fashion other fabulous flying contraptions – then send them soaring!
Mad Science Friday, February 22 11:30 AM, 1PM & 2 PM Explore the magic of science in this mind-bending interactive show, which challenges audiences to help a Mad Scientist investigate the scientific method by observing, hypothesizing and experimenting. See paper disappear in a flash, witness objects floating in mid-air, create a bubble shower, conjure up a foggy storm and more! Shows at 11:30 AM, 1PM & 2PM; recommended for ages 3 and up
All school vacation programs and performances are free with Museum admission of $9 per person; always free for Museum members. For more information, visit www.ChildrenMuseum.org.
Providence Children’s Museum – play is powerful! The Museum is located at 100 South Street in Providence’s Jewelry District. September through March, open Tuesday through Sunday and Monday school holidays, 9 AM to 6 PM, and selected Fridays until 8 PM. April through August, open 7 days. Museum admission is $9 per person; always free for Museum members. Call (401) 273-KIDS or visit www.ChildrenMuseum.org.